Forecasters warned of a new flood in Western Ukraine


Waiting for the floods above seven meters.

In the Western region of Ukraine continues, devastating floods, forecasters warned of new flooding, reports the with reference to the Apostrophe.

“According to the meteorology center, June 25-28, on the rivers of the Pripyat basin are expected rises in water levels by 0.1-0.7 m above the levels at 08 h on 24 June. Sometimes the subsequent flooding of creeks, reaching the initial flooding of pastures, hayfields near the town of Lyubeshov,” — said in the message.

In addition, on 25 June will continue the formation of high rainfall floods on the Dniester, Tisza and Prut. In some parts of the Dniester, Tisza and Prut in Chernivtsi will be flooding and water content in the floodplain, the achievement marks the initial flooding of farmland, private riverside facilities of local roads; the initial flooding of the riverine areas. In case of resumption of the rains, there is a probability of formation of significant local and inclined flow, in the mountain areas of education debris flows may have negative consequences.

The Dniester river is expected to peak water levels of the flood in cm above the zero position:

June 25—. Section — 400 — 440 cm, flooding of the floodplain (water level on June 24 at 8 hours. — 330 cm);

25 day of June in Ternopil — 880 — 930 cm (maximum air flow 3900 — 4200 m3/s) — flooded floodplain agricultural lands, riverine hasobject and houses in Borshchiv and Zalishchyky district, Ternopil region (the water level on June 24 at 8 PM — 655 cm).